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Yemen - Al-Baidha Nutritional Status and Mortality Survey 2015


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Nutrition and Mortality Survey in Al-Baidha Governorate Yemen, 24-29 October 2015
Yemen (YEM)
Al Bayḑā’
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
10/2015 - 10/2015
Series or system 
Yemen Nutritional Status and Mortality Survey
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview

The purpose of this survey was to investigate the levels of nutrition and malnutrition present in children aged 6-59 months. The survey also sought to estimate crude and under-five death rates. To collect this information, this survey adopted the UNICEF Standardized Monitoring and Assessment for Relief and Transition (SMART) methodology.

The data were collected through in-person household interviews and anthropometric measurements taken from children. The sample size for this survey was 444 households.